Listener Questions[PODCAST]

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I got a lot of friends out there going through the same things that I am and figuring this out too.

—  Leah Jolly


You have questions, we have answers!

In today’s episode, we are answering listener questions. Everything from burnout, internships, and patient privacy.

We also talk about financial strategies for your private practice, because we know that money matters.

The most important thing is to stay focused on your own journey and remember we’re here to cheer you on every step of the way.

Listen now to discover:‌ ‌ 

  • Handling requests for internships (4:13)
  • Feeling burned out on lactation (11:08)
  • Advice on how to encourage and support the growth of future IBCLCs (24:25)
  • Scaling your private practice (36:40)

“You wouldn’t want to put all your eggs in one basket with your practice. It’s important to keep it diversified.”

—  Leah Jolly

Links and Resources


4:13 – Handling requests for internships 

11:08 – Feeling burned out on lactation 

14:10 – Ways to Reduce Client Load Advice

24:25 – Advice on how to encourage and support the growth of future IBCLCs 

36:40 – Scaling your private practice 

43:41 – Lactation networks

About Us

Leah Jolly is a private practice IBCLC with Bay Area Breastfeeding in Houston, Texas. Annie Frisbie is a private practice IBCLC serving Queens and Brooklyn in New York City, and the creator of Paperless Lactation.

The Lactation Business Coaching podcast is produced by us and edited by Jillian Grover, who also writes our show notes. Our theme song is by Silas Wade.

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